24’s Tips: Cracked Heat Exchanger
If you have a gas furnace over 8 years old, it’s a good thing to have it checked. Cracked heat exchangers are responsible for about 1500 deaths each year from CO poisoning. A cracked heat exchanger is potentially dangerous to you and your family and should be replaced.
Signs Of A Cracked Heat Exchanger
- Change in flame appearance
- Cracks and corrosion visible on other parts
- Soot buildup around furnace interior
- CO detector warning from HIGH levels
- Flame keeps turning off
If you find any of these symptoms present in your furnace, give 24 Hour Air a call as soon as possible. Keep your family safe today!